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- Date Thursday, August 17, 2017
- Time 6:30 pm
- Venue Libby S. Gottwald Playhouse
Shawn Welk, oboe
Richard Becker, piano
Six Metamorphoses After Ovid, Opus 49:
Pan and Arethusa
Sonata in C Major for oboe and piano, Opus 100
I. Con moto
II. Elegy, lento, liberamente
Three Lyric Studies for piano solo
I. A Portrait
II. Gnats & Gnomes
III. Air Débonnair
- VAUGHAN WILLIAMS (Adapted for English horn by Robert E. Stanton) Six Studies in English Folk-Song
Three Short Pieces, Opus 81
- GOOSSENS Concerto in One Movement, Opus 45
This concert features oboe player Shawn Welk and pianist Richard Becker performing pieces by Benjamin Britten, Edmund Rubbra, Tobias Matthay, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Thomas F. Dunhill, and Eugene Goossens. The 2017 Summer Series is a collaboration among the Richmond Symphony, the University of Richmond Department of Music, and VCU | School of the Arts | Department of Music, and is made up of six casual, one-hour evening concerts featuring the theme of The Flower of England: From the Empire Through the Wars.
Tickets are $18 for Adults and $12 for Children under 18 and College Students. Cash bar available.
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